The API-driven World

APIs are touching every facet of our society and the underlying trends are going to generate nearly 1 billion APIs in the coming years. All digital transformation is now API-driven and integration technologies underpin their evolution.

Join WSO2 and DeARX Services (Pty) for a full day of vision and use cases, exclusively focused on integrating a world of disaggregated APIs, cloud services, and data. We’ll concentrate on topics like the impact of APIs on digital transformation and adopting integration agile methodologies.

At WSO2 Summit, you’ll learn about

  • Approaches to integrating, securing and managing APIs, events, and streams
  • Transforming integration projects from waterfall to agile
  • Combining enterprise integration, API management, and identity solutions
  • Using open source technology for greater customization and flexibility
  • Real-world finance use cases

You can look forward to interactive discussions with WSO2 senior leadership, customers and practitioners in the South African region.

Who should attend:

  • CTOs, CIOs, CSOs, and CDOs
    wanting insights into building internal digital platforms other approaches to digital transformation
  • Enterprise architects and integration architects
    craving direct insight into using disaggregated services and building microservices architectures


08:30 - 09:00
Registration & Breakfast
09:00 - 09:15
Welcome and Introduction
DeARX Services
09:15 - 09:45
Keynote Address: API-driven World
Devaka Randeniya, Vice President - Sales, WSO2
09:45 - 10:30
Technology Market Outlook and Strategic Bets
Paul Fremantle, CTO and Co-Founder, WSO2
10:30 - 11:00
11:00 - 11:30
Customer Talk - Discovery Vitality
Neil Adamson, CIO of Discovery, Vitality
11:30 - 12:00
Building a Successful API Management Strategy
Bhathiya Jayasekara, Technical Lead, WSO2
12:00 - 12:30
Leveraging Enterprise Integration for Digital Transformation
Vidura Gamini Abhaya, Senior Director – Solutions Architecture, WSO2
12:30 - 13:30
13:30 - 14:00
High Performance Integration in a Federated ESB Environment
Neil Solomon, Chief Information Officer, First National Bank, Chief Risk Office.
14:00 - 14:30
Security in a Distributed Computing Environment
Christhonie Geldenhuys, Senior Solutions Architect, DeARX Services
14:30 - 15:00
15:00 - 15:30
Identity and Access Management in an API-driven world
Vidura Gamini Abhaya, Senior Director – Solutions Architecture, WSO2
15:30 - 16:00
WSO2's Open Everything Strategy
Devaka Randeniya, Vice President - Sales, WSO2
16:00 - 16:30
Open Forum and Conference Close
Devaka Randeniya, Vice President - Sales, WSO2
16:30 - 17:30



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Tuesday, May 21, 2019 | 08:30 - 18:00 Add to Calendar


Hyatt Regency Hotel, 191 Oxford Rd, Rosebank
Johannesburg, 2196